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Dyslexia Southwest 2019: Annual SWIDA Conference

Event Name: Dyslexia Southwest 2019: Annual SWIDA Conference
Sponsor: Southwest Branch of the International Dyslexia Association SWIDA
Type: Continuing Education
Chapter: N/A
Contact Hours: 8
Dates / Times: Friday, February 22, 05:30 PM -
Saturday, February 23, 04:30 PM
Description: The Southwest Branch of the International Dyslexia Association strives to bring current research and practical applications to educators, parents, Certified Academic Language Therapists, and other professionals in New Mexico and the El Paso area, to better understand and serve students and clients with dyslexia.
Registration / More Info Link: http://sw.dyslexiaida.org
Presenter(s): Dr. Elsa Cardenas-Hagan, Ed.D., CCC-SLP, CALT, QI. Dr. Cardenas-Hagan serves on the board of the International Dyslexia Association, IDA Global Partners Committee, and the National Joint Committee on Learning Disabilities. Dr. Douglas Fuchs, Ph.D, is Professor and Nicholas Hobbs Chair in Special Education and Human Development at Peabody College, Vanderbilt University and Professor of Pediatrics at the Vanderbilt Medical School. Mary Wennersten serves as Vice-Chair on the board of the International Dyslexia Association (IDA). She is an IDA-Certified Structured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist and a Structured Literacy Consultant. Erin Brown is a Certified Academic Language Therapist and IDA-Certified Structured Literacy/Dyslexia Specialist. Mary Poirier Gilroy is nationally certified by the Academic Language Therapy Association as both a dyslexia therapist and a qualified instructor of therapists. She holds a Masters Degree in Education/Learning Disabilities from the University of Arizona. Mary has trained future dyslexia therapists through the IDA-Accredited Multisensory Language Training Institute of New Mexico since 1996.
Cost: $160.00/$180.00 Early Bird + $25 after Feb. 1, 2019
Contact: Martha Steger, MA, CALT

505-681-4895
Location: Sandis Resort
30 Rainbow Road
Albuquerque, NM 87113
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